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Disease issues intensify ... 2015-05-06 01:00am
Farmers who plant continuous corn are used to risks such as increased disease and pest...
Kansas Wheat Tour kicks o... 2015-05-05 09:30am
We will post the wheat tour's findings later this week. Don't forget to register for...
High school teams test na... 2015-05-05 01:00am
This summer, teams from participating states and Canadian provinces, which won their state or provincial...
US and Illinois corn plan... 2015-05-04 03:05pm
The news around the grain trade centers on weather, planting progress, the hard wheat crop...
New State Fair manager an... 2015-05-04 01:10pm
63-year old Patrick Buchen previously served as the executive director of the Indiana State Fair.

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Corn Yield Survey Results The Annual Sangamon County Farm Bureau corn yield survey went on today as teams of local farmers and agribusiness professionals braved the wind, driving rain, and even lightning to slog through fields gathering 94 corn yield samples from across the county. The results aren't terribly surprising...we have a big crop. Read the Full Story
Summer Ag Institute Impacts 24 Teachers Teachers from over a five county area came to Logan, Mason, Menard, and Sangamon Counties for a four-day training aimed to teach them more about agriculture in our area and state. The tour took teachers to farms and agri-businesses to help them learn about agriculture and the technology Read the Full Story
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Being on the go and away from television or other news sources leaves you and your family unknowingly vulnerable for being the victim of a burglary, violent crime, or imminent weather threats. What’s more, you miss out on knowing what our government is doing that affects YOUR livelihood.
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Become a Member of FB ACT
FB ACT (Farm Bureau Agricultural Contact Team) started as a group of men and women who called their legislators 3 or 4 times a year in support or opposition of a bill. That used to work.
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